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Directory of Laceby Archive References

Laceby History Group member,Dennis Read, has prepared the following extensive directory of Laceby Archive references.

LACEBY HISTORY GROUP





HISTORICAL RECORDS DIRECTORY






INDEX





TITLE...............
LOCATION...............
LISTED



1. PARISH REGISTERS



1538-1968 LINCOLN ARCHIVES..... YES



2. CHURCH PAPERS (MISC.)



LINCOLN ARCHIVES..... YES



3. PARISH REGISTERS



1968- to date St.MARGARET'S SAFE..... YES



4. CHURCH PAPERS




St.MARGARET'S CHEST..... YES



5. PARISH LEGAL DOCUMENTS




LINCOLN ARCHIVES



A.PROBATE INVENTORIES..... YES


B.PRESENTATION CERTIFICATES..... YES


C.FACULTIES (also in Parish Chest)..... YES




6. LOCAL GOVERNMENT RECORDS



A.PARISH COUNCIL



Minute Books 1894-1986 SHARO..... YES


Misc Papers SHARO.....YES


Burial Records 1875-1939 SHARO.....YES


Receipt Books 1979-1988 SHARO.....YES


Minute Books 1986 -to date PARISH CLERK..... YES


Burial Records 1950 -to date PARISH CLERK.....YES


Purchased Graves Receipt Book 1972 -to date PARISH CLERK.....YES



B.DISTRICT/BOROUGH COUNCIL



Grimsby Rural District


(1890-1965 ) SHARO..... YES


(1965-1974 ) C.B.C Offices..... YES


Cleethorpes Borough (1974 - to date) C.B.C Offices..... YES




C.COUNTY COUNCIL



Lindsey C.C 1894-1974

LINCOLN ARCHIVES..... NO


Humberside C.C. 1974- HUMB.C.C. Offices..... NO



7.STANFORD CHARITY




Trust Deed, Misc Papers LINCOLN ARCHIVES..... YES





8.STANFORD SCHOOL




School Log Books 1863 - to date SCHOOL OFFICE.....YES





9. LACEBY GENERAL




Estate PapersLINCOLN ARCHIVES.....YES


Surveys LINCOLN ARCHIVES.....YES


Indentures etc LINCOLN ARCHIVES.....YES




10. LACEBY GENERAL




SHARO..... YES



11 LACEBY GENERAL




GRIMSBY CENTRAL LIBRARY..... YES




12. LACEBY GENERAL



LINCOLN CENTRAL LIBRARY..... YES




13. CENSUS RETURNS




LINCOLN ARCHIVES/GRIMSBY CENTRAL LIBRARY.....YES




14. METHODIST CHURCH



CIRCUIT SUPT MINISTER/SAFE.....YES




15 LACEBY HISTORY GROUP



A. ARCHIVES P.D.GOSDEN/D.READ..... YES


B. MINUTES,PAPERS MRS.J.CHAMBERS Sec..... NO



Compiled by Dennis Read, Archivist LHG
35,Grimsby Road, LACEBY. DN37 7DF, Tel 0472-871312


January 1994



Acknowledgements



The compiler wishes to thank the management and staff of the various repositories of Archive material for their help and assistance.



Copies Deposited in:-



Lincoln Archives Office (LAO)


South Humberside Area Archives Office (SHARO)


Grimsby Central Library


Laceby Library -Stanford Centre


Laceby Stanford School


St. Margaret’s Church Parish Chest


Laceby Methodist Church Safe








LACEBY HISTORY GROUP





SECTION 1 PARISH REGISTERS




LOCATION: LINCOLN ARCHIVES




1. General Register :



Baptisms 1538-1597 PAPER



Marriages 1538-1597



Burials 1538-1597



Note: The paper register has a statement that it was


first collected by Thomas Stoninge, Incumbent and covered


all entries from 1538 to 7th August 1571. After that date


it is continued by other hands. The three types of entry


were divided up and entered according to their class in


different places in the book.In the 17th Century the book


was used for all kinds of Memoranda relating to the


church e.g. List of Books and Ornaments 1607, Collections


for briefs, Notes on Preachers, Accounts of parish


officers 1645-1720,1723-53.




2. General Register:



Baptisms 1538-1678 PARCHMENT



Marriages 1538-1678



Burials 1538-1678



Notes.


a. 1670-1674 missing


b. List of Incumbents 1349-1849 at fol 138v-137


c. 1546 entry relating to the death of a witch

has been photographed. see MCD 485



3. General Register:



Baptisms 1683-1768



Marriages 1683-1753



Burials 1683-1768



4. Baptisms and Burials 1769-1802



5. Baptisms and Burials 1803-1812



6. Marriages 1754-1812



7. Baptisms 1813-1849



8. Marriages 1813-1837



9. Burials 1813-1873



10. Baptisms 1849-1884



11. Baptisms 1884-1932



12. Baptisms 1932-1968



13. Marriages 1837-1940



14. Marriages 1941-1952



15. Marriages 1952-1963



16. Burials 1837-1977





SECTION 2 :CHURCH PAPERS (MISC)



LOCATION:LINCOLN ARCHIVES



1. Transcript of Parish Registers 1538-1812 by Rev. A.C.
Sinclair. Ref 23/1.



2. Transcript of Memoranda and various parochial accounts
transcribed by Rev A.C.Sinclair 1938. Ref 23/2.



3. Banns Books




a.1906-1946 Ref 2/1.



b.1946-1960 Ref 2/2.



4. Copy of Terrier and Inventory 1781. Ref 3/1 .



5. Memoranda relating to Glebe land 1784-1831 Ref 5/1.



6. Mortgage Deed for Rectory secured for £300 by
Rev.E.H.Knight from the Governors of Queen Anne's
Bounty. Ref 6/1.



7. Subscription List for Church Restoration Appeal 1877.
Ref 9/1.



8. Subscription list for Organ and Chamber Appeal n.d.
Ref 9/2.



9. Particulars of sales of Laceby Properties (6
items),1841,1849.1855(2 off),1859,187. Ref 22/121-6



10. Confirmation register 1863-1901 Ref. 23/1.



11. Reading Room Committee Minute Book 1881-1889.Ref. 23/2.



12. Reading Room Committee Minute Book 1889-1901.Ref. 23/3



13. Reading Room Committee Minute Book 1901-1918.Ref 23/4



14. Memoranda re Benefice of Legsby (various)



15. Apportionment of the rent charge in lieu of tithes (1840).



16. Letters and statements relating to Laceby Glebe 1968-1978



17. Plan of Churchyard with Key(70cm.x53cm.)s



18. Transcript of key to above plan (4pp.)



19. Design Drawing for restoration 1868 - Elevations of nave,aisle
and porch. Ref NFP 3



20. Design Drawing for restoration 1868 - Section through nave and
aisle. Ref NFP 4



21. Design Drawing for restoration 1868 - Elevations,South side and
East End of Church. Ref NFP 5
22. Design Drawing for restoration 1868 - Elevation of North Side.
Ref NFP 6.



23. Design Drawing for restoration 1868 - Ground Plan.
Ref NFP 7.



24. Design Drawing for restoration 1868 - Sections through Church ,
Vestry,and Chancel. Ref NFP 8.



25. Design Drawing - Warming Arrangements 1769.






SECTION 3 PARISH REGISTERS



LOCATION : CHURCH SAFE/CHURCH CHEST



1. Baptisms 1968- to date



2. Marriages 1963-1973



3. Marriages 1973- to date



4. Banns Book 1963- to date



5. Services register 1933-1946. In Church Chest



6. Services register 1944-1957. In Church Chest



7. Services register 1957-1974. In Church Chest



8. Services register 1974 - to date



9. Confirmation 1902 - to date






SECTION 4 CHURCH PAPERS



LOCATION PARISH CHEST



1. General file (see attached list)



2. Parochial Church Council



a. Minute Book 1898 – 1909


b. Minute Book 1910 – 1920


c. Minute Book 1920 – 1928


d. Minute Book 1928 – 1945


e. Minute Book 1946 – 1961


f. Minute Book 1961 – 1975



3. Sunday School



Collections Accounts 1964 – 1967



4. Accounts



a. Account Book 1933 – 1943


b. Account Book 1944 – 1964


c. Account Book 1964 – 1969


d. Annual Statements 1964 – 1991


e. Church Hall Account Book 1928 – 1950


f. Church Hall Account Book 1950 - 1962


g. Fabric Fund Account Book 1960 – 1961


h. Bank Book - Fabric Fund 1951 – 1958


i. Bank Book - Churchyard 1956 – 1960



5. Charity Papers



a. Torr Field Trust - Minute/Account Book 1902 - 1947


b. Long and Herrick - TrustMinute/Account Book 1939 - 1942



6. Miscellaneous



a. Visitors Book 1950



b. Lecture Note Book



i."The Christian Experience of Forgiveness-H.R Mackintosh


ii. Sermons- Epistles to the Galatians and Ephesians


iii. Parallelismus Membrorum - Hebrew Course



c. Orders of Service for Special Historic Occasions



i. 1935 Silver Jubilee of George V


ii. 1939 At this time of War (3 Copies)


iii. 1940 At this time of War (2 copies)


iv. 1952 Commemoration of George VI (2 copies)


v. 1953 Coronation of Elizabeth II (2 copies)



d. Christian Stewardship Campaign File 1961/1962



e. Church Magazine 1966 - 1990



f. Hymn Sheet for Commemoration Service for rebuilding 1870



7. Books



a. New Testament SPCK 1862 H.W.Knight


b. White's Gazetteer Lincolnshire 1892 W.A.Altoft 1970


c. Holy Bible C.U.P. for SPCK 1851 presented 1869


d. Book of Common Prayer CUP/SPCK 1863 presented 1869


e. Communion/ Other Services ....1857 presented 1869


f. Holy Bible Higginson Family


g Book of Common Prayer Rev.Sam Riley 1954


"Its making and revisions"



8. Glass Slides - 5 Boxes



a Psalms 161 – 166


b Hymns 141 – 146


c Hymns 148 - 150, 152


d Tower of London


e Sweep and Whitewash Man



9. Printers Blocks.



a Church Exterior Pre 1869 Line Drawing


b Church Exterior Post 1869 Photograph


c Church Exterior West End Post 1869 Photograph


d Church Interior North Aisle/Choir Vestry Photograph


e Church Interior East End (Large) Photograph


f Church Interior East End (Small) Photograph


g Vew from Lych Gate Line Drawing



10. Hand Bells



Set of 8






General File Index



1. 1671-1831 Photostats of M.S.S. ledger pages re:-



a. Legsby Endowment 1671


b. Terrier of Glebe lands Leggesby 1671


c. Stainton Enclosure 1764


d. Terrier of Laceby Rectory 1781


e. Easter Dues. Laceby 1799


f. Legsby Tithe 1806


g. Tointon Rent 1806


h. Form for Nomination of curate, Stainton le Vale 1831


(Note: originals deposited in Lincoln Archives 14-11-80)



2. 1829 Extract from "Gentlemen's Magazine" by George Oliver


pp.597-599 (plus copy from Mee's "Lincolnshire)



3. 1835 M.S.S. copies(2) of extracts taken by Canon Knight of


Notes taken in Laceby Church by William J.Monson F.S.A.


29.8.35 ( see also Notes & Queries Vol. XIV pp88-89 and


L.R.S vol 100 {MS VII pp 129-135})Also Typed Copy 1980.



4. 1862 M.S.S. List of Occasional Preachers Laceby 1662-1674


from Churchwardens Book (see also N & Q 25.2.65 WTD)



5. 1869 Mortgage Deed for £300 by Canon Knight for Church


Restoration. Redeemed 1906.



6. 1869-1877 Church Restoration -Subscription list and


Expenditure account (2 copies).



7 ?1880 Newspaper Cutting "Lincolnshire Notes -LACEBY" by


Councillor J.G.Hall.



8. 1890? List of Rectors 1311 -1862 .Printed by


W.J.Tollerton,Printer of Laceby.



9. 1895 Estimate for re-hanging Bells by J.Taylor Bellfounder.



10.1897 Balance Sheet and List of subscribers- Diamond Jubilee


Celebration and Clock Fund.



11.1897 M.S.S. Specification and Tender for supplying and


erecting a striking clock in the Parish Church, Laceby.



12. 1905 ? M.S.S. Petition for Faculty for re-siting organ in


North Aisle in new organ chamber (Faculty missing)



13. 1905 Letter to Rev H.W.Knight from Dept of M.S.S. British


Museum re rectors of Laceby in Brit.Mus. M.S.S.



14. 1906 Redemption Certificate of Rent Charges under Tithe


Act 1836-1897.



15. 1907 Booklet- "Description of Churches visited on an


Excursion from Grimsby" (inc.Laceby) Rev.A.Sutton.L.A.A.



16. 1910 Organ fund subscription list



17. 1913 Letter from Rev.W.K.Howard re entries in Lincs


N&Q,Whites Directory 1882 and others.



18. 1913 Extracts by W.K.Howard from



a. North's "Bells of Lincolnshire"


b. "Gentry in Lincolnshire" 1866


c. Census 1676.


d. Persons in Lincs- paying tax on Male servants 1780


e. Institutions - Thomas Stoninge admitted 1563.


f. Returns by Archdeacon on Lincoln 1563.



19. 1915 Bell Fund Subscription List.



20. 1920? Church Inventory (signed Rev.H.W.Knight and


W.D.Field)



21. 1928 Faculty for Tower Screen and 5th Bell.



22. 1927.Account for re-hanging 4 Bells.J.Taylor Bellfounder.



23. 1928.Account for 5th Bell(Treble) J.Taylor.Bellfounder.



24. 1928.Account for Tower Screen.



25. 1933 Copy of Joint Church Magazine- Aylesby,Bradley,Great


Coates,Healing,Laceby,Rothwell,Stallingborough.



26. 1934.Letters re Lincs.Record Society "Church Notes".



27. 1944. M.S.S. draft agreement between Rev. W.R.K.Robinson


and Mr. T.Blow re lease of Glebe lands.



28. 1947 Mortgage Deed for £53 raised for Electricity and


mains water supply to Rectory.Redeemed 1958.



29. 1947 Faculty for Stained Glass window in memory of Canon


H.W.Knight in Chancel.



30. 1948.Faculty for Electric lighting and electric organ


blower.



31. 1947 Suggested plan for siting organ blower.



32. 1947 Final drawing for organ blower.



33. 1947 Insurance Endorsement.



34. 1948 Insurance Policy for Church building and contents.



35. 1948 Insurance policy for Chancel Window.



36. 1949 Faculty for Choir vestry and Clergy Vestry Screen.



37. 1949 Plans for Church Drains (Linen 2 copies).

38. 1950 Faculty for Church clock additions.



39. 1955 Ecclesiastical Dilapidations Measure-Assessment.



40. 1955 Letter from Laceby British Legion re Canon Knight Memorial Fund.



41. 1972.Faculty for additions to Tower Screen.



42. 1976 Faculty for works in North Churchyard.



43. 1976 Plan of graves in N.Churchyard before clearance.



44. 1976 Details of inscriptions on gravestones in N.Churchyard.



45. 1967. Notification of Listed Building-Min of Housing.



46. 1967. Notification of Listed Building-Church Commissioners.



47. 1968 Official Gazette-Formation of Haverstoe deanery.



48. 1970? Copy of Stanford entries in Bradley registers.



49. 1970? Copy of Stanford entries in Healing registers



50. 1978 Official Gazette- United Benefice Laceby and Irby.



51. Photograph East End -Pre Church restoration 1869.



52. Photograph West End -Pre Church restoration 1869.



53. Photograph North End -Pre Church restoration 1869.



54. Press Cuttings on Scratch Dials.



55. 1969 Architects Quinquennial Report.



56. 1976 Architects Quinquennial Report.



57. Various M.S.S notes on historical data by Canon Knight.



58. 1920 M.S.S. copy Terrier (1781) of Rectory House, Glebes, Tithes and other rights belonging to the Rector of Laceby.



59. 1866 Letter from Ecclesiastical Commissioners re order for stopping up footways through churchyard.



60. 1866 Order for Stopping up of certain Footways in Churchyard.



61. 1966 Faculty for North Aisle Chapel.



62. 1982 Faculty for erection of stone wall on Boundary of
Churchyard.



63. 1937 Letter from General Register Office re Register Amendment.



64. 1904 Letter from General Register Office re omission in register.



65. 1975.Church Hall Drawings (Elevation and Plan) submitted for planning approval for new front wall.



66. 1972 Terrier and Inventory.



67. 1891 Rules under Tithe Acts.



68. Petition concerning Concerning House of Commons Oath.



69. 1950 Laceby War Memorial (World War 2) (Church Clock-Second Face)-List of Subscribers.






SECTION 5 PARISH LEGAL DOCUMENTS



LOCATION:LINCOLN ARCHIVES



A.PROBATE INVENTORIES



CARD INV REF NAME DATE


1

123 516 Harness 1619


123 515 Harness 1619/20


178 247 Blackner 1623


44 98 Urre 1564


44 277 Langley 1564


44 282 Urre 1564


44 92 Allane 1564


44 83 Castle 1564


131 430 West 1625


2

120 20 Lee 1676


120 55 Crowson 1671


175 87 Halley 1628


134 144 Millson 1537


134 292 Neffe 1536


134 314 Neffe 1536/37


174 225 Kermond 1672/73


174 120 Sandeman 1672/73


42 223 Barnabie 1563


173 545 Harness 1671


3

200 155 Pye 1706


208 358 West 1730


210 80 West 1737/42


4

219 198 Toyne 1675


219 37 Smith 1675


219 119 Canty 1675


219 130 Burton 1675


150 31 Atkinson 1678/79


180 302 Kermond 1678/79


197 139 Ellwood 1703


204 297 Stanford 1713/14


5

62 166 Tune Matthew


63 336 Kytchen Henry 1579


49 202 Anston Thomas 1569


49 250 Grene Ellyn 1569


47 136 Mylner Thomas 1568


41 101 Docket William 1562/63


41 348 Hanson William 1563


41 349 Gren William 1563


41 526 Phillipson Edward 1562


39 393 Smyth Thomasa 1560


6

36 720 Readhedde John 1559


36 865 Croxton Henry 1559


35 158 Butler John-Curate 1558


34 340 Burton John 1558/59


33 163 Kelke Robert 1558


88 105 Colsey Jane 1598


7

8 203 Croxton 1647/48


154 2 Dannatt 1647/48


154 517 Toyne 1647/48


173 290 Dannatt 1671


155 191 Dannatt 1649/50


159 48 Milson 1661


165 188 Beatniffe 1665


166 105 Codd 1666


169 280 Kermond 1689


169 156 Benney 1689


171 3 Plackitt 1670


8

23 48 Butlere 1558


96 353 Fisher 1661/62


112 464 Dannat 1611/12


114 348 Martindale 1613/14


194 250 Clark 1699/00


191 214 West 1694/95


104 28 Tatam 1607


103 236 Colsey 1607/08


29 455 Cordwin 1557


101 78 Colsey 1605


9

75 72 Archer John


65 22 Croxton Antoyne


64 234 Burton Robert


64 244 Beatniffe John


57 35 Orye John 1574


57 184 Hanson John


56 57 Phillipson Thomas 1574

58 167 Bell Thomas 1575


59 11 Toyne Thomas 1576


61 83 Redehead Edward 1577


10

141 74 Burton 1634


143 131 Millson 1635


15 115 Grene 1547


86 31 Amorye 1594


91 59 Smith 1598


91 56 Hallewell 1598


20 13 Barnabe 1552


119 411 Greene 1616


11

151 109 Hill 1641/42


154 2 Dannatt 1641/48


154 517 Toyne 1641


153 118 Millson 1660/61


161 302 West 1662


162 85 Partington 1663


162 111 Millson 1663


7 152 Halle 1539


163 113 Barnard 1663


12

93 Clayton 1620


29 Cocke 1608


154 Simpson 1606


13

Linnell


Harness


14

INV 216 89 Cunnell James 1804


211 11 Harness William 1743


211 209 Cropper William 1745


213 31 Millson Thomas 1753


LCC Adm 1568 679 Pinder Henry


1597 212 Stones John


1596 136 Taylor Edward


1638 160 Barker Henry (Yeoman)


1619 80 Burton John (Yeoman)


1614 118 Clarke Richard


15

AD Admon 5 267 Berrie Robert 1595


16 47 Harness John 1620


26 183 Barker Henrie 1639


30 106 Dannett Fretwell 1649


Wills 2991 Whalley Richard 1722


3200 Marshall William 1724


3388 Stanford Sarah 1725


Lcc Admon1668 /4 Allison Tristan


1679/189 Humberstone William


1692/132 Millson Thomas


16

1711/95 Taylor Thomas


1719/38 Cheesman Isaac


1720/121 Luddington William 1714/20


1722/146 West Francis 1721


1723/106 Starke Thomas 1722


1764/76 Lloyd Henry 1590/91


17

INV 7/33 Wardall 1509


79/57 Weswall 1509


79/137 Neve 1509


79/138 Neve 1509


79/292 Grene 15090


80/292 Phillipson 1591


81/454 Smythe 1591


c81/589 Skanne 1591


81/590 Smuth 1591


81/648 Amory 1591


18

131/493 Grene 1625


131/501 Laud 1625


132/126 Fields 1626/27


136/8 Milson 1629/30


187/37 West 1686/88


137/154 Beatniffe 1630/31


138/78 Petch 1631


139/370 Rishworth 1631/32


87/270 Kirtonne 1595/96


22/124 Barson 1552/53





B PRESENTATION CERTIFICATES for the Induction and Institution of the Rectors to the living of St. Margaret's Church Laceby.



REF DATE INCUMBENT PATRON



1179-89 Walter,Priest


1219 John,Clerk of


c1234 John de Midddenhall


c1260 Richard Ingeram


Grav LRS 20p 1261 Thomas de Barneby Dom Geoffrey de Neville


1270 William Caples Dom John de la Linde


1426 Hugh de Flynton


1448 Robert Cawell


1490 Richard Butler


1527 Willam Skerne


1545 Roger Dalyson


1571 Thomas Stonynge


1571/35 1571 John Whitgift Thomas Grimstone


1577/26 1577 William Bradley Queen Elizabeth 1(perog)


1592/6 1591 John Clark Sir Christopher Wray LCJ


1606/26 1606 Thomas Rishworth Sir Willianm Wray


1632/44 1632 Thomas Codd John Wray of Wharton


1666/28 1666 Stephen Boynton Anthony Thorold and John


Cooper (Guardians of Bethel Wray)


1668/3 1668 William Potter Charles 1 (Guardian of


Sir B. Wray)


1670/60 1670 Lionel Gatford Thomas Lord Fanshawe


1671 William Poplewell Thomas Lord Fanshawe


1678/7 1678 Nicholas Sye Hon Nicholas Saunderson


1681/24 1681 Anthony Smythe Hon Nicholas Saunderson


1686 Robert Janney Hon Nicholas Saunderson


1693/29 1693 Anthony Smythe Elizabeth Saunderson


1696/24 1696 Henry Champante Lady Eliz Saunderson


105/20 1727 John Clark Sir Cecil Wray


125/16 1768 John Beatnisse John Saunderson(Barton)


128/39 1769 Jonathan Winship John Saunderson


175/39 1783 Thomas Dixon John Fardell(Lincoln)


188/35 1832 John Birkett John Fardell


205/5 1849 William H.Hutchinson Robert Haynes


218/5 1862 Edmund H.Knight Robert Haynes


237/g22 1889 Henry W.Knight Caroline A.Knight(dau.RH)


1944 W.R.K.Robinson Ridley Hall Trustees


1955 Lionel W.R.Bacon Ridley Hall Trustees


1960 Clifford M.A.Dawson Ridley Hall Trustees


1968 Sam Riley Ridley Hall Trustees


1978 John Bassett Ridley Hall Trustees


1983 Roger Ryan RH Trustees/Earl of Yarborough


1991 Arthur John Adamson RH Trustees/Earl of Yarborough





C. FACULTIES (Permission to carry out works on Church)



1928 Tower/ Oak Screen and 5th Bell


1947 Stained Glass window (Canon Knight Memorial)


1948 Electric Light /Electric Organ Blower


1949 Choir Vestry and Clergy Vestry Screens


1950 Works to clock (2nd Face)/Mem Tablet 1939-45


1966 North Aisle Chapel


1972 Tower Screen Additions


1976 Works (Clearance) in North Churchyard


1982 Erection of Stone Wall round South Churchyard